Project Manager - Manhattan

Starts May 2021
Duration Direct hire OR freelance to full time
Status Direct hire OR freelance to full time
Rate DOE
Our client, an award-winning creative agency with clients in the arts and entertainment space, is looking for a client-facing Project Manager to join their team full time OR freelance to full time.

***Please note, the team is currently offsite, but will be returning to 3 days per week onsite in July, then a full time onsite return to work in the Fall.***

Working across agency departments, the Project Manager will be responsible for ensuring superior service in the workflow and execution of creative projects for clients. Responsibilities include:

- own briefing process and translate client briefs into actionable items, taking ownership of delivery
- managing timelines and workflow through project lifecycle
- partner with creative and Studio Operations to promote efficient and streamlined collaborative work across departments
- delegate work to Account Coordinators and manage their day to day workload
- create and manage budgets, ensuring weekly billing and providing accurate forecast figures
- prepare for, structure and lead client meetings, including deck organization and work distribution among team
- identify ways to improve efficiencies within the department and organizationally
- develop and maintain professional relationships with clients, including developing clear objectives and strategy and communicating them

Requirements for the Project Manager include:

- 3-5 years of account and / or project management in a fast-paced agency or creative studio setting
- ability to anticipate and deliver to client needs
- strong relationship building and communication skills
- excellent analytical and organizational skills

Apply today!

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